PPI in the News

CNNMoney: The economy needs a Cheerleader-in-Chief

PPI President Will Marshall was quoted in an article on economic despair from CNNMoney‘s Steven A. Holmes. In a recent AP poll, 54% of respondents…

U.S. News: The Unpopular Winners

PPI President Will Marshall was quoted in a piece from U.S. News & World Report on the unpopularity of both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump….

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Need for high-tech workers is critical

A PPI report on the growth of the tech economy was referenced in this piece from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Thanks to growing companies like…

Politico: Purple Reign?

A PPI survey was one of the topics of discussion in Politico’s Morning Trade. Veteran Democratic pollster Peter Brodnitz says there’s a big misconception about…

Financial Times: White House Countdown – Toilet talk

The Financial Times referenced a PPI survey in an article about the American presidential primaries. As the campaigns inch towards the general election, new polling…

McClatchy: Who will win over the voters who aren’t angry?

A recent poll conducted by the PPI was cited in this McClatchy article on swing voters in the upcoming election. Swing voters aren’t angry. But…

Slate: One Reason Tax Returns Are So Complicated? Because H&R Block and Other Preparers Like It That Way

Slate columnist Helaine Olen references a PPI report in this article on the complexity and cost of filing taxes. “According to the Progressive Policy Institute,…

KMOV: Startup company helping entrepreneurs connect in St. Charles County

A PPI report on tech companies is cited in this article from local Missouri news station KMOV. St. Charles County is one of the top…

The Atlantic: How the Tax-Prep Industry Takes Advantage of Low-Income Filers

The Atlantic’s Gillian B. White wrote about the PPI’s recent report on the exploitation of low income workers by tax preparation services. The Earned Income…

The Hub: Income tax preparation chains target low-income filers, study suggests

A PPI Report by senior fellow Paul Weinstein is discussed in this article for Johns Hopkins University’s magazine. National tax preparation chains continue to exploit…